Prep Impressions: Sept. 17, 2021

CORONA – The Long Beach Poly vs. Corona Centennial varsity football game on Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, was about as lopsided a final result as there will be in CIF-Southern Section this season. For Long Beach Poly, it was a lot of four-letter expletives and downright disappointment after walking in with a ton of confidence. … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Sept. 11, 2021

RIVERSIDE – The Riverside Poly vs. Riverside King varsity football game on Saturday, Sept. 11, 2021, was a good night in the history of the 15-year rivalry. The stadium was packed, the announcer was hyped, the vendors were out in force, and if not for the second quarter it was a competitive game. For Riverside … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Sept. 3, 2021

FONTANA – The Chino Hills-Fontana Jurupa Hills varsity football game on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021, had it all in the first quarter – a 10-minute stoppage for a medical emergency in the stands, an interception return for a touchdown and the coming out party for Jordan Napier. For Chino Hills, the offense was practically non-existent. … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 27, 2021

ONTARIO – The Corona Santiago-Ontario Colony varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 27, 2021, was the first win of the season for one program while the other sputters to a start. For Corona Santiago, it was a rare victory where the Sharks led from start to finish. The passing game has a vertical option now … Continue reading

Prep Impressions: Aug. 20, 2021

GRAND TERRACE – The Riverside North-Grand Terrace varsity football game on Friday, Aug. 20, 2021, was good start to this new season. For Riverside North, the defense was aggressive and the Huskies offense clicked early. The Jaiden Gamble-to-Ashar Granger connection is working, and Venasio Mikaele is a beast on two legs. Defensively, the front seven … Continue reading